Zachary, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Zachary: City in Louisiana, United States

About

Zachary is a city located in the county of East Baton Rouge Parish in the U.S. state of Louisiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 14,960 and a population density of 241 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 18,417 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Zachary

Population : 18,417 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Louisiana (United States)
County : East Baton Rouge Parish
Postal code : 70791
Phone Area Codes : 225
Area : 62.06 km2
Altitude : 102 feet / 31 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 07:49:04 (17th August 2022)
Density : 297 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 18.77% (2010-2020)
Zachary locator map
Location of Zachary on Louisiana map.
Zachary Railroad Depot image
Zachary Railroad Depot
Zachary Railroad Depot image

Geography

Zachary is located at 30°38'55"N 91°9'23"W (30.6485200, -91.1565000).

Zachary map

Demographics

The population of Zachary increased by 18.77% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 14,960 - census
2011 15,487 3.4% estimation process
2012 15,695 1.33% estimation process
2013 16,091 2.46% estimation process
2014 16,409 1.94% estimation process
2015 16,634 1.35% estimation process
2016 16,986 2.07% estimation process
2017 17,272 1.66% estimation process
2018 17,571 1.7% estimation process
2019 17,949 2.11% estimation process
2020 18,417 2.54% estimation process

Zachary zip code is 70791. County name: East Baton Rouge, County fips: 22033

People born in Zachary (17)

People born in Zachary, including Louisiana blues musician Robert Pete Williams, basketball player Frank Brian, football player Doug Williams, .

List

  • Leonard Scott (American sprinter) he was born in 19/01/1980
  • Kedrick Brown (American basketball player) he was born in 18/03/1981
  • John Chaney (American basketball player) he was born in 29/02/1920
  • Trindon Holliday (American football player) he was born in 27/04/1986
  • Erick Erickson (American blogger) he was born in 03/06/1975
  • Gus Young (American civil rights activist) he was born in 10/09/1909
  • Jim Williams (United States basketballer) he was born in 29/04/1947
  • Tyran Richard (model) she was born in 01/10/1982
  • Johnny Huggins (American-football player (1976-)) he was born in 29/03/1976
  • Vernon Roberts (American actor (1911-2005)) he was born in 01/02/1911
  • Lane Mestepey he was born in 14/01/1982
  • Jeremy Simmons (American basketball player (1989-)) he was born in 11/08/1989
  • Jaylon Ferguson (American football player) he was born in 14/12/1995
  • Tyra Perry (American softball coach)

Schools in Zachary

College & universities near Zachary, LA

Code Name City ZIP
160621 Southern University and A & M College Baton Rouge (LA) 70813

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Zachary, LA

Code Name Address Type
BTR Baton Rouge, Louisiana 1253 Florida St. BUS
HMD Hammond 404 N.E. Railroad Ave. RAIL
LFT Lafayette 133 East Grant St. RAIL
MCB McComb 114 Northeast Railroad Ave. RAIL
NIB New Iberia West Washington St. RAIL

Post offices near Zachary

Post Office Name City ZIP
Zachary Post Office Zachary (LA) 70791

Other cities in East Baton Rouge Parish

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in East Baton Rouge Parish , LA.

City Name Population Title
Baton Rouge 219,052 Capital of Louisiana, United States and seat of East Baton Rouge Parish
Central 29,450 Suburb city of Baton Rouge, located in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States
Shenandoah 18,399 City in Fremont and Page Counties in the U.
Baker 12,999 Suburb city of Baton Rouge, located in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States
Gardere 10,580 City in Louisiana, United States of America
Merrydale 9,772 City in Louisiana, United States of America
Oak Hills Place 8,195 City in Louisiana, United States of America
Village Saint George 7,104 Census-designated place in Louisiana, United States
Old Jefferson 6,980 City in Louisiana, United States of America
Inniswold 6,180 City in Louisiana, United States of America
Brownsfield 5,401 Unincorporated suburban community and census-designated place in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Zachary distances to largest Louisiana cities